For radicals of a certain stripe, the Queen's speech has always been a reminder of how much Britain needs to change.
Blair's faith that Bush will bring peace to the Middle East is either inspiringly positive or grossly naive.
Bush's hand will be forced at home by Chief Justice Rehnquist's illness and abroad by Arafat's departure.
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Soul-searching on the left ... and a softening of the right?
This is no passing phase, but an era.